Schuylkill Campus

Campus Leadership

Campus Leadership

Kelly M. Austin, Chancellor

The chancellor serves as the campus executive officer and spokesperson for the campus and is responsible for assuring the quality of academic programs and campus services including areas such as strategic planning, budgeting, community outreach, philanthropy, marketing, and alumni relations.

Darcy Medica, Director of Academic Affairs

The director of Academic Affairs is responsible for leadership in shaping academic policy and practice, sustaining academic standards and overall representation of the campus's academic interests. Responsibilities include overseeing the Learning Center, the Academic Advising Center, the Office of the Registrar, Continuing Education, and providing liaison with the Ciletti Memorial Library.

Director of Business Services

The director of Business Services is responsible for overseeing campus maintenance and operations, Penn State Schuylkill Advisory Board property and its fiscal management, campus master planning, telecommunications, Information Technology (including the Computer Center), building safety and security, risk management, fleet operations, real estate, and environmental stewardship. The director of Business Services also serves as the campus liaison to the Penn State Bookstore and University Housing and Food Services.

Jane Zintak, Director of Development

The director of Development is responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction, management and coordination for all fundraising efforts. The director of Development plays a key role in identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major donors to ensure the campus's programs and goals are realized.

Janelle L. H. Gruber, Director of Admission

The director of Enrollment Services is responsible for the Admissions and Student Aid offices. The Admissions office assists students before, during, and after the application process. The Student Aid office helps students finance their education and manages veteran affairs.

Bryan Valentine, Director of Student Affairs and Engagement

The director of Student Affairs oversees campus Residence Life, Health Services, Housing, Counseling and Disability Services, Athletics (including intramural and recreation sports), Career Services, student government, Student Activities, student conduct, and campus climate. The director also works with others on campus to foster a climate of engagement and collaboration within the campus community, as well the local community.

Stephanie M. Wood, Financial Officer/Bursar

The financial officer is responsible for overseeing the operating budget of the campus which involves the forecasting, planning, auditing, and approval of expense documents. The Bursar is responsible for the collection of tuition and assisting students with their accounts. The financial officer works with the campus chancellor and reports to the Corporate Controller's office at University Park.

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